Artistai – Located at Sv. Kazimiero 3, Vilnius. Hidden in a picturesque arches of the narrow street in a rather lovely courtyard, this place was once known as Amerika, and has since changed almost nothing except its name but is well worth trying out if you are looking for Vilnius bars with cheap beer, very laid back atmosphere, cheerful crowd and live music venues. Artistai is a place for you if you like to communicate and spend time with friends. Live music, discos, karaoke evenings, sports broadcasts, and parties are just a piece of all that is hiding the Artistai’s walls.
Sky Bar – Located at Konstitucijos 20, Vilnius. Found in Reval hotel the bar is perfect for cocktails after dark when Vilnius streets turn into the maze of lights and the best views of any bar in Vilnius on the 22nd floor. You will like the dim lighting, comfortable chairs, well-spaced tables, lounge music and a stunning bird’s eye view of Vilnius below which creates a very atmospheric setting to sip exotic cocktails. They also provide free binoculars and have Live DJ music on Friday and Saturday nights.
Briusly – Located at Šv. Ignoto 14, Vilnius. Briusly is a funky bar situated in one of the atmospheric streets of the Old Town. The bar offers some nice light oriental dishes and a choice of inexpensive remarkably made cocktails. A cool spot to drop by and enjoy a bite to eat, or indeed something with a bit more kick.
Ibish Lounge – Located at Ausros Vartu 11, Vilnius. It is situated at the Gates of Dawn and houses a bar and a restaurant. A smooth bar that attracts a hip crowd. The owners pride themselves on keeping the sounds fresh and funky, drawing on all kinds of styles to keep the cauldron bubbling. If you want to stay away from the bubbly bar, they have another more private and quiet room, where you can relax and enjoy your meal. The decor is pleasant with a colorful exotic fish tank and a bamboo wall.
Absento Fejos (The Absinthe Fairies) – Located at Ausros Vartu 11, Vilnius. It is one of the coolest Vilnius bars. The place inside boozes a certain sensual aura and the florid, fairy-tale like decor is very attractive. It is all a bit too self-consciously quirky for some and the strict face-control on the door does grate, but this place is a real one-off and despite the cliche-ness of the place the bohemian atmosphere is cool.